Hands-on House Manager/Driver – Job ID # 19757

Toronto, Canada
Posted 3 weeks ago

Position Overview:

A family residing in Rosedale is seeking a conscientious, proactive, hands-on House Manager/Driver to assist in the day-to-day operation of the residence, in conjunction with the Principals. A significant portion of the daily duties will include driving Principals within Toronto and to/from their secondary residence in the GTA (<1-hour) on a weekly basis. This is a full-time, live-out position, five days a week from 10AM – 6PM. Applicants should be flexible with schedules and may work some weekends.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drive Principals to the office, appointments, events, and to/from secondary residence
  • Calendar management and coordination with Personal Assistant
  • Maintain and service vehicles, as needed
  • Run regular errands, grocery shop, prepare and/or cook simple meals, as required
  • A versatile hands-on manager, able to complete household tasks and coordinate with Principals, trades and vendors, as required
  • Pet care and occasional dog walking, as required
  • Perform frequent household walk-throughs and inspections of the primary and secondary households to ensure both are well maintained
  • Coordinate with the Property Manager of the secondary residence to ensure the home is ready for Principals’ arrival and help get Principals settled in upon arrival
  • Schedule, execute and/or manage seasonal projects including but not limited to opening/closing/cleaning the pool, maintaining the walkways/snow removal, etc.
  • Manage/supervise contractors and other service providers
  • Manage household inventories, implement organizational strategies, and complete special projects and other duties, as required

Applicant Qualities:

  • Must possess excellent time management skills, be punctual, courteous, possess keen attention to detail and follow through on all tasks and projects assigned
  • Must be service oriented, proactive, and able to anticipate Principals’ needs
  • Must maintain an accident free, infraction free driving record (Class G)
  • No child care required, but must be comfortable working in the presence of children
  • Pets in the home; must be animal-friendly
  • Excellent English communication skills and polished professional presentation
  • Flexible to work evenings and weekends, as required
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the city of Toronto and the GTA
  • Be physically fit; able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must maintain privacy, confidentiality, exercise diplomacy and discretion
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants please apply with resume to jobs@charlesmacpherson.com

Please refer to Job ID: 19757

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